Category Archives: Dimebag Darrell Abbott

Dimebag Darrell, Pantera and Dr Strings Worldwide Giveaway!!!

Enter for a chance to win one of three prizes. Go here to enter: http://smarturl.it/dimedrgiveaway. Giveaway starts today, ending on Sunday, June 7, 2015 First Prize Winner: Pantera “Far Beyond Driven” T-Shirt and CD, plus DR Strings T-Shirt, Black DR Leather Strap, and 4 Dimebag Darrell Signature Sets (9-50) Second Prize Winner: Dimebag Darrell T-Shirt, […]

VH1: Dime is the #1 most influential guitarist of the modern era.

As originally posted on vh1.com here. Compiling a list of the most influential modern metal guitar players is intimidating. There was no way to do this without pissing a bunch of people off. I did my best to quantify which guitar players’ mark was being felt the most by the up and coming generation of […]

Dime comes in at #5 on Loudwire’s Top 50 Hard Rock + Metal Guitarists of All Time

As originally posted on Loudwire here. Let the debate begin! The history of hard rock and metal is littered with blistering riffs delivered by incredible shredders providing memorable licks that just beg you to either pick up a guitar yourself or do your best air guitar if one isn’t handy. But which guitarist is the […]

Dime takes 2nd place on Ultimate Guitar showdown!

As originally posted on ultimateguitar.com here. So after over four whole months, the inaugural edition of UG Showdown came to an end with a massive clash between late Pantera icon Dimebag Darrell and Queen legend Brian May. Based on nearly 55,000 fan votes, Dr. May grabbed the title by fetching around 60% of the votes, […]

Guitar World: Tour Dimebag Darrell’s Guitar Vault, Home and Recording Studio

Originally posted on guitarword.com here. Guitar World’s February 2015 issue, which is available at the Guitar World Online Store, is the ultimate tribute to the late, great Dimebag Darrell. As part of our coverage, which was timed for the 10th anniversary of the guitarist’s tragic death, Guitar World was invited into Dime’s home and recording […]

Pictures of the Dime guitars at the Dean display this week at NAMM + pics and video from Guitar World!

The Dean From Hell Limited! Razorback DB Floyd Bumblebee Firefly Dime Razorback Rebel Stealth Floyd FM – Dime Slime Dimebag Rebel Flame Top Floyd – Trans Red Razorbolt – Black Red Razorbolt – Black Silver The following pictures and video are courtesy of Guitar World. Check out Guitar World for more coverage of this year’s […]

Check out this previously unreleased track written & played by Dimebag Darrell!

It’s part of Guitar World Magazine’s Ultimate Dime Tribute Issue. More info from Guitar World here. The February 2015 issue of Guitar World, which will hit newsstands and readers’ mailboxes this week, has been dubbed our Ultimate Dimebag Darrell Tribute Issue! Among its exclusive Dime-themed offerings are: • A private tour of the late guitarist’s […]

New ugly Pantera sweatshirt, Dime 333 shirt, and Rex shirt.

There’s some brand new Pantera and Pantera related merch now available in time for the holidays! Let everybody know on sight, you are having a Hostile Holiday and a New Year from Hell by sporting your new ugly Pantera sweatshirt, Dimebag 333 shirt, or Rex Brown shirt. For the Pantera sweater click here. For the […]

AXS.com: Judas Priest guitarists talk about Dime and Pantera.

AXS.com did an interview with Glenn Tipton and Richie Faulkner of Judas Priest before their November 7 performance at Fun Fun Fun Fest (FFF Fest) in Austin, Texas. (Entire interview on Soundcloud below). When asked about Pantera, Glenn Tipton said “they were a very innovative band, a great band, a great bunch of guys. I […]